Suzuki Baleno, Suzuki Swift Sport and Suzuki Swift GT Line – 2016 Bogota Motor Show
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Suzuki Baleno manufactured and exported from India.
The Suzuki Baleno has made its Colombian debut at the 2016 Bogota Motor Show this month, which is showcased alongside existing models Suzuki Swift Sport and Suzuki Swift GT Line. The Suzuki Baleno is exported from India.
Unlike the model sold in India, the Baleno launched in Colombia packs the 1.4L K14B 4-cyl naturally aspirated petrol engine that produces 94 PS and 130 Nm of peak torque. The model showcased is equipped with a 5-speed manual gearbox, and comes standard with six airbags, ABS+EBD, Bluetooth connectivity, and a multi-info color display. It is priced at COP 49,990,000 (INR 10.77 Lakhs).
Also on display is the current gen Suzuki Swift Sport, which costs COP 76.990,000. It packs a 1.6L four-cylinder naturally aspirated engine producing 134 hp and 118 lb-ft (160 Nm) of torque. It is paired to a six-speed manual gearbox, which sends power to the front wheels.
Alongside the Swift Sport is the regular Swift GT Line, carrying a price tag of COP 49,990,000. Powering the Swift GT Line is the 1.4L VVT 4-cyl engine with 94 PS and 130 Nm of peak torque, mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox or 4-speed automatic.
Other Suzuki models presented at the show are the Suzuki Alto, Swift Dzire and the Suzuki Jimny.